The winner of Best Foreign Language film at last weekend's Academy Awards was without question The Salesman. The Strand is proud to be able to bring you the Best Foreign Language winner for the third time in four years.
Directed by Asghar Farhadi
Written by Asghar Farhadi
Starring Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidoosti, Babak Karimi, Farid Sajjadi Hosseini, Mina Sadati, Maral Bani Adam, Mehdi Kooshki, Emad Emami, Shirin Aghakashi, Mojtaba Pirzadeh, Sahra Asadollahe, Ehteram Borourmand, Sam Valipour
Run time 125 min
After their old flat becomes damaged, Emad (Shahab Hosseini) and Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti), a young couple living in Tehran, are forced to move into a new apartment. However, once relocated, a sudden eruption of violence linked to the previous tenant of their new home dramatically changes the couple's life, creating a simmering tension between husband and wife.
$5 advance discount tickets available at Highway 61 Coffeehouse / $7 at the door.
The Strand Theatre
717 Clay Street
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Oscar winner at the Strand Sat., March 4 at 7
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